Screw piles are the kind of the foundations which are mostly used when the deep foundation is required because in these the piles have helix which can be used to screw in the ground. This kind of the screw piles are known as the screw anchors. There could be number of screws in the screw pile and it is dependent on the ground condition. The more the screws, the more weight and stronger the screw pile foundation is.
How to install the screw pile foundation?
The concrete foundation takes much more time to install and much more equipment than the screw foundation. The machines used in the installation of the screw piles are usually hand machines and the plants of varying sizes are used in this. The common kind of the machine which is used in the installation of the screw is the hydraulic torque.
What is the usage of the screw pile?
There are number of applications of the screw piles and these have been in used in different industries such as in the foundation of the roads, rails and telecommunication and it has also been in use in the civil engineering projects. The ability of the screw foundation to bear much more load and the compression make these ideas for the foundations under the masts and the signs.
What are the advantages of installing the screw pile foundation?
There are number of advantages of the best screw piles which include the easy and quick installation. Secondly you do not have to worry about the carbon footprint on these as you would have to in case of the concrete foundation. The screw pile foundation does not need any kind of the soil removal from the site before these could be installed. Since these do not require any removal of soil therefore, these can be installed in the area which is close and have other existing structures as well. along with this, the screw pile foundation could easily be removed when it is not required anymore. Screw piles are not the latest invention but has been used in the constructions for a long time and is still use. These are much more affordable and are quite less expensive than the other sort of the foundations. These have proved to be very effective for the environment because no soil needs to be transported from the site. Such kind of the foundation’s options are opted when some project needs to be developed in a short period of time and the strength is also required. There are not much of manual man work is required in this as well.